Box Office Bomb: Only made $241,000 out of its $713,511 budget in both of its theatrical releases in 1941 and 1946.
Germans Love David Hasselhoff: As noted above, it was a major financial failure in its home country of the United States, where it remains obscure and unpopular. In Japan, however, it's considered an animation classic- Disney's DVD release in the country was produced by none other than Studio Ghibli, and at the 2003 Laputa Animation Festival in Tokyo, a group of 140 animators deemed it to be the 13th best animated film ever made!
Former Disney storyman/voice actor Pinto Colvig voices Mr. Creeper with a voice similar to the one he used for Grumpy in Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. You can also hear his Goofy voice as one of the bugs.